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  1. Listen: The Simpsons Co-Creator DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | WSYR-AM Syracuse

    Producer Sam Simon, who co-created "The Simpsons" with Matt Groening and James L. Brooks, has died at the age of 59. Simon received his diagnosis back in 2012, and at the time was given three months to live. He donated $100 million to charity and put much of his fortune into founding the Sam Simon Foundation , which provides assistance dogs for Iraq and Afghanistan veterans dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder.

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  2. 'The Simpsons' co-creator Sam Simon dies, aged 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | NME

    ... After spells writing and producing for hit US sitcoms Cheers and Taxi Simon developed The Simpsons with Matt Groening and James L Brooks and 1989. As well as assembling the show's first writing team, he created the long-running characters Mr Burns ...

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  3. San Simon was 59 when he died in his California home on Sunday.Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Jewish Press

    ... such as "Cheers" on NBC and "The Tracey Ullman Show" on Fox, Simon, worked with James L. Brooks and cartoonist Matt Groening to create The Simpsons. "With 'The Simpsons,' people didn't know what they were gonna see," Simon once said. "They didn't ...

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  4. Tributes to The Simpsons co-creator Sam SimonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | UTV

    ... and producer, including his friends at long-running animated series The Simpsons. Both James L. Brooks and Matt Groening, who developed the show with Simon, shared their condolences, as Groening said in a statement: "We will miss Sam's phenomenal ...

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  5. Sam Simon,The Simpsons Co-Creator, passes away at 59Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | I4U Future Technology News

    ... of 59 due to cancer. Sam was a great animal lover and philanthropist. He was one of the co-creators, alongside Matt Groening and James L. Brooks, of The Simpsons . The Simpsons began as a series of cartoon sketches with dialogue on another show ...

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  6. The Simpsons creator Sam Simon dies at Los Angeles home after three-year battle with cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Daily Record

    ... was also the comic genius behind US classic sitcoms Taxi and Cheers. Simon joined with James L. Brooks and Matt Groening in 1989 and Homer, Marge, Bart, Lisa and Maggie Simpson were created. Four years after the show's pilot aired, Sam left the show ...

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  7. The Pop Group Debuts New Songs Live in TokyoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Billboard

    ... Time . They reformed in 2010. Stewart explains, "We were already discussing reforming when (Simpsons creator) Matt Groening asked if we could play a festival he was curating. We feel we have unfinished business and now's the time." The Pop Group and ...

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  8. We're an Anonymous Band: How Do You Make a Film About the Residents?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... premiere at the festival on March 14th. Featuring testimonials from famous fans - including Simpsons creator Matt Groening, illusionist Penn Jillette and Primus leader Les Claypool - the film delves deep into the apocrypha and mystery of the ...

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  9. Hologram USA Lawsuit Over Homer Simpson Reaches SettlementRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Shockya.com

    Hologram USA was out to protect its technology with a lawsuit filed against 20th Century Fox over the use of a Homer Simpson hologram at San Diego Comic Con. The hologram was featured alongside Matt Groening, the creator of "The Simpsons."

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  10. 'Whoa, Mama!': A Voice Actress's Road To Fame As A 10-Year-Old BoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | National Public Radio

    ... That just hit me right in my heart." She went into the audition room, shook the hand of The Simpsons creator Matt Groening, and asked if she could try out for "the kid" instead of Lisa. Cartwright says she knew exactly what voice to use for the ...

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  11. 10 times Leonard Nimoy proved he was the king of cameosRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    ... Futurama, Space pilot 3000 pic.twitter.com/WN65EWZaq3 And yes, Nimoy also appeared as a preserved head in the Matt Groening series he was always more likely to turn up in. RIP Leonard Nimoy. My highlight will always be Galvatron in the 1986 animated ...

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  12. 'Portlandia' renewed for two more seasonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... has grown to include some unusual choices, including Eddie Vedder, k.d. lang, Paul Simon, Oscar the Grouch and Matt Groening.

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  13. The Simpsons might not be set in America after all - just take a look at that moonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2015 | The Independent

    ... Those wanting to believe Plait's ground-breaking revelation should probably forget about the time that creator Matt Groening said Springfield was inspired by a town of the same name in his native state of Oregon, and all the other many references to ...

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  14. Oscars, Grammys, Brits and Logies: Top 10 weirdest momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... explain that spoiling the big moment of everyone's favourite girl next door was never going to go down well. Matt Groening and Dan Castellaneta step up to receive an award for The Simpsons , prompting Castellaneta to launch into a long hilarious, ...

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  15. Top 10 weirdest awards momentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2015 | The Age

    ... explain that spoiling the big moment of everyone's favourite girl next door was never going to go down well. Matt Groening and Dan Castellaneta step up to receive an award for The Simpsons , prompting Castellaneta to launch into a long hilarious, ...

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  16. the Spring in SpringfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | The Village Voice

    ... introducing a brand-new generation to the greatest satirical work of our time (and the golden years thereof). Matt Groening created the multiple-Emmy-winning series that, at 26 years and still chugging, is the longest-running scripted show in ...

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  17. Beardyman's New Studio Album DISTRACTIONS Out Tomorrow; North American Tour to Kick Off 3/4Read the original story

    Feb 16, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... in the TED audience included philosopher Daniel Dennett, Paypal founder Elon Musk, Bono, and Simpson's creator Matt Groening. Beardyman also met Herbie Hancock at TED, leading the jazz pioneer to become the only other person so far to successfully ...

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  18. Sea of balloons fills Easton lawyer's office in 1990 - Almanac Feb. 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... Actress Claire Bloom is 84. Actress Jane Seymour is 64. Singer Melissa Manchester is 64. "Simpsons" creator Matt Groening is 61. Olympic gold medal swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen is 42. Almanac is compiled by Pete Brekus, lehighvalleylive.com community ...

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  19. Almanac for Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2015 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Aquarius. They include: Italian astronomer and physicist Galileo Galilei in 1564; inventor Cyrus McCormick in 1809; jeweler Charles Tiffany in 1812; feminist pioneer Susan B. Anthony in 1820; Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elihu Root in 1845; British philosopher/mathematician Alfred North Whitehead in 1861; Irish explorer Ernest Shackleton in 1874; songwriter Harold Arlen in 1905; actor John Barrymore in 1882; actor Cesar Romero in 1907; actor Harvey Korman in 1927; actor Claire Bloom in 1931 ; astronaut Roger Chaffee in 1935; football Hall of Fame member John Hadl in 1940 ; actor Marisa Berenson in 1947 ; actor Jane Seymour in 1951 ; singer Melissa Manchester in 1951 ; "Simpsons" cartoonist Matt Groening in 1954 ; comedian Chris Farley in 1964; actor Renee O'Connor in 1971 ; longtime NHL player Jaromir Jagr in 1972 .

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  20. 'Simpsons' Co-Creator Matt Groening -- Bart Simpson Smokes Blunts ... Here's the ProofRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | TMZ.com

    Matt Groening can draw Bart Simpson doing anything -- and he can do it in his sleep -- so if you say "make it interesting" when he's doing a custom sketch for you ... buckle up! " The Simpsons " co-creator was doodling for a few fans at LAX this week, and one guy got way more than he expected. If you've ever wondered what a strung out, crack alley version of Bart looks like ... wonder no more.

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